Davidson House

3-5 Penrhyn Road, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 2BT, United Kingdom   View Map

Davidson House is a contemporary student accommodation located in a fantastic location on Penrhyn Road, Kingston; only minutes from the city centre. The Penrhyn Road campus of Kingston University is an unbelievable two minutes away and Knights Park campus only 5! So you can just roll out of bed and stroll right into the 9 am lecture! You can select from a variety of ensuite rooms in shared flats or studios that fit all budgets. Bike storage, vending machines, study zone with a free printer, social calendar and ping locker are only a few of the amazing amenities offered.

With each room carefully designed to cater to student life, there is an exciting range studio and ensuite rooms in shared flats to choose from at Davidson House student accommodation. All rooms have a comfortable bed so you get a good night’s sleep; study area, loads of storage and ensuite shower. You will have a self-contained kitchen and breakfast bar to yourself in a studio and a communal kitchen/ lounge area in case of the shared flats; which is a great space to unwind and have a chat with your flatmates, even have occasional cookouts! You will get enjoy world-class facilities at Davidson House Kingston such as bike storage, laundry area, a dedicated onsite team to help whenever you need and vending machines, so you will not have to worry about a rumbling tummy at midnight; just grab yourself a snack! There are numerous social events organized all around the year, therefore you will have plentiful opportunities to meet new people from the large, vibrant and diverse student community. The best part is yet to come; there is an awesome social space with loads for you to do! You can just chill in front of the TV, or challenge your friends to a session of Nintendo Switch or make new friends over a game of pool. It is highly unlikely that you will ever feel bored again! If you need a distraction-free place to study or have some last minute printing to do and don’t feel like going to the university library, Davidson House has you well covered. You can take advantage of the quiet study area, which has a free printer too!

Davidson House student accommodation Kingston is just 7 minutes walking distance from Pizza Hut, Las Iguanas and Pho Kingston are just about 5; so you can stroll in there anytime and treat yourself! If in the mood for a drink before hitting the bed, or just getting together with friends; you can simply walk 4 minutes up the road to O’Neill’s or the Spring Grove further ahead.

Living at Davidson House means you are only a few minutes away from the Kingston city centre, which is well-stocked with shops, restaurants & cafes, bars, pubs and nightclubs. We recommend Bentall’s centre and High Street for shopping; Hippodrome and Pryzm for clubbing and The Rotunda Complex for a movie and variety of restaurants. The Kingston rain station is only 11 minutes walking, so if you fancy going to London, you will reach in about 30 minutes.


Bike Storage

Vending Machine

Close to Universities


Common Room

Games Room

Lounge Area

On-site laundry facilities

On-site management

Regular Social Events



Onsite maintenance

Onsite security

Secure Door Entry

Price Also Include

Bike Storage

Electricity Bill

Free Content Insurance

Heating Bill

Water Bill


Book your room

Classic En-Suite

A Gold En-suite room comes with all the features super important to support a shared living and are located on the top floors. The rooms are sufficiently spacious to hold a shared kitchen, social space, en-suite shower room and plenty of storage space. Each room comes well fitted with all the modern amenities for an enjoyable stay.
Weeks 51
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 29/Aug/20
Per week £179
Total £ 9129.00

Premium En-Suite

A Silver En-suite room comes with all the features important to support a shared living and is located on second and third floors. The rooms are sufficiently spacious to hold a shared kitchen, social space, en-suite shower room and plenty of storage space. Each room comes well fitted with all the modern amenities for an enjoyable stay.
Weeks 51
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 29/Aug/20
Per week £189
Total £ 9639.00

Deluxe Studio

Deluxe Studio is a self-contained studio offering a private lockable bedroom with a small double bed having under-bed storage space, shared kitchen, shared dining area, private bathroom, study desk and chair and a wardrobe. The rooms are available for dual occupancy at no extra cost.  
Weeks 51
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 29/Aug/20
Per week £240
Total £ 12240.00

Classic En-Suite

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (07/Sep/19 - 29/Aug/20)
£179 per Week (£ 9129.00 total )

Premium En-Suite

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (07/Sep/19 - 29/Aug/20)
£189 per Week (£ 9639.00 total )

Deluxe Studio

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (07/Sep/19 - 29/Aug/20)
£240 per Week (£ 12240.00 total )


Booking Fees has to be paid to confirm the booking. The booking fee is converted into a damage deposit at the start of your tenancy agreement.

Rent Payments:

Pay in Full before the tenancy start date, get a discount of 2%
Pay in 4 instalments.
Pay in monthly instalments, if you can demonstrate that you are in receipt of a monthly bursary.

Mode of Payment:

Pay using a debit card or a credit card (with 2% surcharge) online, over the phone or at the reception.
Or pay via Pay-to-Study for easy bank transfer.


You get 72-hours cool off period (Free cancellation period) to cancel your booking if you sign the tenancy agreement by 31st July. If you cancel within the 72-hours period, your booking fee is refunded.

If you make your booking on or after 1st August, you get a free cancellation period of 24-hours to cancel your booking and get a refund on your booking fees.

If you are a prospective first-year student and your offer at your university is withdrawn as a result of you not achieving the required grades, you may cancel your booking by demonstrating with a proof and get a refund on your booking fees.

If you’d like to cancel in any other scenarios, you will be required to find a replacement tenant to take over your tenancy. Until a suitable replacement is found, you will be obligated to pay any dues as per the contracted agreement.


Q. When can I move in?

A few weeks before arrival, you will be invited to book a move-in slot by your accommodation team.

Q. Can we book as a group?

Of course.

Q. What deposit do I need?

To secure the room, you only need to make the booking until the cooling off period of 24 hours. Post that you can make the booking by paying the booking fee. The booking fee is non-refundable but the good thing is that you'll get it back if nothing's owing for damage or outstanding rent at the end of your tenancy. Deposits are fully secured by 'Tenancy Deposit Scheme' in England and Wales or the 'My Deposits' scheme in Scotland.

Q. Can I have pets?

Sorry, pets of any shape and sizes are not allowed.

Q. Do I need a TV license?

Whether we supply the TV or you bring your own or watching it through 4TV or BBC iPlayer, you'll need to have a valid TV licence unless we tell you we're covering it. 

Q. Am I allowed to have guests over?

We're all grown ups here, so of course, occasional overnight guests are allowed. Please don't invite someone to live more than three consecutive nights through, and always check with your flatmates first that they're okay with extra house guests.

Q. Will my student flat be cleaned?

Your student room and any shared areas within your apartment will be spotlessly cleaned when you arrive, and some of our tenancies include complimentary cleaning throughout your time with us.

Q. Can I smoke inside my accommodation?

The property is smoke-free and this includes all types of E-cigarettes. Smoking is not allowed in any private and communal areas. Designated smoking areas can be found outside of the building.

Q. How do I setup my internet connection?

You'll have a broadband, covering the whole building.

Q. Are my possessions insured?

Rest assured that every single booking comes with free content insurance with Endsleigh Insurance. To upgrade your insurance, contact Endsleigh directly.

Q. Is parking available for visitors?

It is located centrally, close to good public transport links and other facilities, so you should be able to get around easily without a car.

Q. How do I collect my post?

The post can be delivered directly to your door by Royal Mail or collected from on-site post boxes. Larger parcel deliveries are accepted at the reception, but we accept no liability for losses or damages.

Q. Is there laundry on the site?

Yes, so please don't bring any portable washing machines with you! There is on-site laundry.

Q. Is there a charge for using Debit/Credit card?

International Students paying with a credit card or Non - EU debit card will have a 2% charge on the total amount being paid. However, there is no charge for payments using a UK or EU debit card.

Q. Can I stay in my room over the summer holidays?

We will try and accommodate requests for summer student accommodation extensions when possible. 

Q. Do I need to move out over the Christmas & Easter holidays?

No, your room is yours for the duration of your tenancy. You only need to move out of the room at the end of the agreement.

Q. Will my room be inspected?

Your room/apartment will be fully inspected at least three times during your tenancy. During these inspections, we check for cleanliness, damage and for missing items.

At each inspection, you will be told if there is to be a charge for putting anything right. You will be invoiced immediately for recharges for the first two inspections and on the final inspection, a deduction will be made from your deposit.

The recharges for cleaning, damages and missing items can be found in the Tenancy Handbook.

Q. What if my student loan is late?

If your student loan is late, contact the accommodation team at the property as they will be able to advise you.

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